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Green World Rising – Very Important Video

Want to get excited about the future… our energy future?  Carve out 10 minutes of your busy life and watch this important video narrated by Leonardo DiCaprio.  Put this in your mind’s eye.  Let’s make this future the one our grandchildren live in. Craig Wolfe, Commun
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Millennials could make a difference on climate, if they voted – Grist

By Liz Core 28 Oct 2014 7:07 PM First, the good news: Young people care more about reducing carbon emissions than older Americans. And now, the bad: They are also much less likely to show up at the voting booth. D’oh! Here’s how the age gap plays out in a recent survey from the Univer
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Fracking pollution just went airborne – Grist

By Madeleine Thomas From contaminated groundwater to polytechnic displays at the kitchen faucet, most of the major concerns around fracking have centered around how fracking fluids and methane could be polluting our water supply. But we’ve started to suspect that fracking impacts the
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‘Extinction is forever!’: Elaine Giessel’s letter to the KDWPT

October 16, 2014 Salina, Kansas Distinguished KWPT Commissioners: My name is Elaine Giessel. I live in Overland Park, KS. I volunteer as the Endangered Species and Wildlife Chair for the Kansas Chapter of the Sierra Club. I have lived in Kansas for 15 years, having moved here from Tex
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Local and County Endorsements

The Sierra Club endorsements we have at this time are for Johnson County as follows: Chair – Johnson County Board of Commissioners – Ed Eilert First District Johnson County Commissioner – Ros Shaffer Fourth District County Commissioner – Curt Skoog
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